Williamstown Welcomes You
Williamstown,Massachusetts…..There’s no other place quite like it!
Williamstown’s beautiful setting with the rolling hills and low mountains, thick forests and wildflower meadows offers the kind of spectacular views that lift your spirits. Nestled in the midst of this scenic tri-state area – New York (the Taconic Range to the West), the Berkshires (to the South) and Vermont’s Green Mountains (to the North)…lies Williamstown, a thriving rural community of just over 8,000 ranked in The 100 Best Small Towns in America.
Right in the heart of the Berkshires, you’ll find plenty of surprises that will round out your visit to the area….family-friendly and plenty of fun for all ages and interests. Active adventures both outdoors and indoors, many and varied concert series, art, culture, scenic beauty, hands-on exhibits, night life, fine and fun dining, charming lodgings, plenty of hometown celebrations and a multitude of parks….Williamstown has more than something for everyone…..and don’t forget we’re easy to get to!!!
Visitors consistently rank Williamstown as one ofMassachusettsfavorite small town getaways. The town’s beautifully preserved downtown offers a delightful array of specialty stores, restaurants, spas, museums and historic inns. Add a full calendar of festivities, shows and special events, and it’s no surprise that so many visitors find Williamstown irresistible.
With a population of just over 6,000 and an additional 2,000 college students, Williamstown is small enough to maintain a quiet, pastoral setting, but large enough to offer modern amenities and services one would expect in a growing, contemporary community.
The Williamstown Chamber of Commerce remains steadfast in its commitment to promote healthy economic growth that will ensure residents a desirable climate in which to live and work for years to come.
Coinciding with its efforts to foster a healthy business and living climate, Williamstown is also a community that takes care of its own. Although a relatively small community, the area boasts numerous non-profit organizations that contribute significantly toward the long-term well –being of its residents.